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Bloodless revolution in diabetes monitoring

Bloodless revolution in diabetes monitoring Date: April 9, 2018 Source: University of Bath Summary: Scientists have created a non-invasive, adhesive patch, which promises the measurement of glucose levels through the skin without a finger-prick blood test, potentially removing the need for millions of diabetics to frequently carry out the painful and unpopular tests. FULL STORY […]

American Diabetes Association disappointed by changes to essential health benefits that put people with diabetes at risk

American Diabetes Association disappointed by changes to essential health benefits that put people with diabetes at risk

American Diabetes Association disappointed by changes to essential health benefits that put people with diabetes at risk April 11, 2018 – American Diabetes Association Press Releases – Today, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) expresses disappointment with the Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters for 2019, announced on April 9 by the U.S. Department of Health and Human […]

Bloodless revolution in diabetes monitoring

New dressing improves healing of diabetic foot ulcers

New dressing improves healing of diabetic foot ulcers APRIL 11, 2018 – Reuters Health News – A new wound dressing that generates nitric oxide (NO) (EDX110) improves healing of diabetic foot ulcers, according to results from the ProNOx1 trial. “The critical factors that delay the healing of diabetic foot ulcers are ischemia and infection,” Dr. […]

Bloodless revolution in diabetes monitoring

Where you live, walk, and eat are important for controlling diabetes

Where you live, walk, and eat are important for controlling diabetes APRIL 06, 2018 – Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health News – In the first study to directly examine the relationship between environment and an individual’s ability to control their diabetes, researchers at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health and the New […]

Bloodless revolution in diabetes monitoring

Genetic signature predicts diabetes diagnosis

Genetic signature predicts diabetes diagnosis April 09, 2018 – The University of Queensland News – University of Queensland researchers have found a way to identify infants who will go on to develop type 1 diabetes. UQ Diamantina Institute researcher Professor Ranjeny Thomas said the discovery would lead to the development of better screening tests to identify […]

Bloodless revolution in diabetes monitoring

Successful Hepatitis C Treatment May Reduce Risk for Developing T2D

Successful Hepatitis C Treatment May Reduce Risk for Developing T2D April 06, 2018 – Virginia Schad, PharmD – This article originally appeared here. Patients with hepatitis C who achieve SVR may have a reduced risk for developing type 2 diabetes. Successful treatment of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and achieving sustained virologic response (SVR) may reduce […]

Bloodless revolution in diabetes monitoring

Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease in Youth With Type 1 Diabetes

Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease in Youth With Type 1 Diabetes April 06, 2018 – Anna Kitabjian, MSN, RN – Early treatment of cardiovascular disease risk factors such as dyslipidemia, hypertension, obesity, and glycemic control in youth diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) may have beneficial long-term benefits such as decreased risk for acquiring cardiovascular […]

Bloodless revolution in diabetes monitoring

Common diabetes drug may also help with nicotine withdrawal

Common diabetes drug may also help with nicotine withdrawal Date: April 5, 2018 Source: Johns Hopkins Medicine Summary: In a mouse study, a drug that has helped millions of people around the world manage their diabetes might also help people ready to kick their nicotine habits. FULL STORY In a mouse study, a drug that […]

Bloodless revolution in diabetes monitoring

Heavy kids who normalize weight in childhood can avoid extra diabetes risk

Heavy kids who normalize weight in childhood can avoid extra diabetes risk APRIL 05, 2018 – Reuters Health News – Although being overweight as a child increases the risk of type 2 diabetes in adulthood, a new study shows that the extra risk disappears if that excess weight is lost by age 13 and kept […]

Bloodless revolution in diabetes monitoring